• Benton Harbor family navigates Thanksgiving without clean water

    12 days ago - By Wood TV

    BENTON HARBOR, Mich. - Thanksgiving looked much different this year for thousands of families in Benton Harbor, as the city continues to deal with the lead water crisis.
    At Bobbie Clay's home, the water didn't run. Instead, jugs were used to fill the pots and her kids drank from bottles.
    "Makes it a little inconvenient, for the health of it we know we gotta do it this way," Clay said.
    Clay said she stopped drinking the water in Benton Harbor years ago because it didn't taste right, but now she's had to adjust her entire routine to keep herself and her kids safe.
    One down, thousands to go...
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  • Woman injured in shooting in Benton Harbor

    Woman injured in shooting in Benton Harbor

    12 days ago - By Wood TV

    BENTON HARBOR, Mich. - Benton Harbor police are investigating after a woman was shot and injured Wednesday.
    It happened around 6:30 p.m. on Hurd Street near Weld Street.
    The Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety says a 30-year-old woman was wounded in the shooting. She was taken to the hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
    Police say they found evidence at the scene of the shooting, including a stolen gun. They have not learned of a motive for the shooting.
    Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call police at 269.927.0293 or Crime Stoppers...
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